Tag Archives: Genetic Algorithms

The Touching Puzzle by GARY ANTONICK


By GARY ANTONICK

Arrange the digits 0-9 to get the greatest possible score.

Published: September 28, 2015 at 08:00AM

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Complex Car Software Becomes the Weak Spot Under the Hood by DAVID GELLES, HIROKO TABUCHI and MATTHEW DOLAN


By DAVID GELLES, HIROKO TABUCHI and MATTHEW DOLAN

Cars have become some of the most sophisticated machines on the planet, but recent hacking episodes and the Volkswagen scandal highlight the risks that come with the advances.

Published: September 26, 2015 at 08:00PM

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How to Take a Class From Serena Williams and Usher by LAURA M. HOLSON


By LAURA M. HOLSON

With few celebrity connections, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur persuaded stars like Dustin Hoffman and Christina Aguilera to join his start-up.

Published: September 26, 2015 at 08:00PM

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VW Names Veteran Insider as New CEO Amid Growing Scandal by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Volkswagen’s board appointed Matthias Mueller, the head of the group’s Porsche unit, as CEO on Friday — handing a longtime company insider the task of trying to lead the world’s top-selling automaker past a growing emissions-rigging scandal.

Published: September 24, 2015 at 10:36PM

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China’s President to Meet Tech Titans, Visit Boeing in Start to U.S. Visit by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet U.S. tech titans and tour Boeing Co’s biggest factory and Microsoft Corp’s sprawling campus near Seattle this week as he kicks off a U.S. visit that also includes a black-tie state dinner at the White House…

Published: September 21, 2015 at 09:05PM

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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love A.I. by ROBERT A. BURTON


By ROBERT A. BURTON

The ultimate value human thought lies in our ability to contemplate the non-quantifiable — emotions, feelings and intentions, the stuff of being human.

Published: September 21, 2015 at 02:50AM

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Software Is Smart Enough for SAT, but Still Far From Intelligent by JOHN MARKOFF


By JOHN MARKOFF

In a first, an artificial intelligence program answered math questions on the SAT by understanding diagrams and sentences, but scientists say machine thinking is still a long way off.

Published: September 20, 2015 at 08:00PM

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